Alcoa results lifts shares; dollar up vs. yen
Traders work in front of a trading board showing Shutterstock Inc on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, October 11, 2012. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid
People stand on the balcony above the DAX board at the Frankfurt stock exchange January 9, 2013. REUTERS/Remote/Lizza David
A man looks at an electronic board displaying market indices outside a brokerage in Tokyo October 17, 2012. REUTERS/Issei Kato
A man uses a mobile phone in front of an electronic board displaying market indices from around the world, outside a brokerage in Tokyo October 17, 2012. REUTERS/Issei Kato
Traders are pictured at their desks in front of the DAX board at the Frankfurt stock exchange January 4, 2013. REUTERS/Remote/Joachim Herrmann
Electronic information boards display market information at the London Stock Exchange in the City of London January 2, 2013. REUTERS/Paul Hackett
Japan's Nikkei share average on an electronic board is seen between Women, dressed in ceremonial kimonos, after the New Year opening ceremony at the Tokyo Stock Exchange (TSE) in Tokyo January 4, 2013. REUTERS/Toru Hanai
The WIG20 index is seen reflected in clocks showing the time of the different cities in the world at the Warsaw Stock Exchange January 3, 2013. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel
NEW YORK (Reuters) - The yen fell against the U.S. dollar on Wednesday, returning to a trend that recently drove the currency to a 2-1/2-year low on...
LISBON (Reuters) - The IMF has identified 4 billion euros of public spending cuts in Portugal, the government said on Wednesday, starting a debate on what could...
LONDON (Reuters) - The United States wants Britain to stay in the European Union and fears that a possible referendum on its membership of the 27-nation bloc...
LONDON (Reuters) - Betting against the European Central Bank, and the eurozone's survival in general, proved a costly strategy for hedge funds in 2012.